remnant Definitions


remaining; still left.


an unsold end of piece goods, as cloth, ribbons, carpets, etc.

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  • separation of pets and owners is a difficult issue. when people have lost everything, their pets can be an important source of emotional support. this is particularly true for those without family or a strong human social network. removal of this last remnant of normality and comfort can be psychologically traumatic. cdc.gov

  • note 3: lake chad, the most significant water body in the sahel, is a remnant of a former inland sea, paleolake mega-chad; at its greatest extent, sometime before 5000 b.c., lake mega-chad was the largest of four saharan paleolakes that existed during the african humid period; it covered an area of about 400,000 sq km (150,000 sq mi), roughly the size of today's caspian sea cia.gov

  • q6. i have a colostomy because of low sigmoid-rectal obstruction diagnosed as an abscess. subsequently i developed ibd, probably colitis since i only have colon disease now located in my rectal remnant. i treat flare-ups with canasa which is helpful. recently i have been placed on prednisone for pulmonary emphysema. this too has helped the remnant colitis. the dosage is 10 mg per day. i am now trying to reduce dosage to 5 mg/day and hopefully stop the steroid. i'm asking for your comments and any suggestions that may be of help. thank you. everydayhealth.com

  • his men went west again across the red river into n texas, then returned to the mississippi and followed it to the sea. a remnant of the expedition made its way down the coast to arrive at veracruz in 1543. the chief chronicle of the expedition is by a portuguese called the gentleman of elvas. factmonster.com

  • 20 and it shall come to pass in that day, that the remnant of israel, and such as are escaped of the house of jacob, shall no more again stay upon him that smote them; but shall stay upon the lord, the holy one of israel, in truth. 21 the remnant shall return, even the remnant of jacob, unto the mighty god. 22 for though thy people israel be as the sand of the sea, yet a remnant of them shall return: the consumption decreed shall overflow with righteousness. 23 for the lord god of hosts shall make a consumption, even determined, in the midst of all the land. infoplease.com

  • site plan, foundation remnant, steam engine foundation, and details - billy gould coal mine and coke ovens, confluence of cahaba river & buck creek, helena, shelby county, al 1992 | 24 x 36 in. (d size) | martin, roberthaer ala,59-hel,1- (sheet 1 of 1) | haer ala,59-hel,1- (sheet 1 of 1) loc.gov

  • minimally invasive surgical staging, robotic surgery, vaginectomy, vulvectomy, abdominal hysterectomy, minimally invasi...ve hysterectomy, vaginal hysterectomy, diagnostic laparoscopy, endometriosis surgery, fertility sparing surgery, pelvic exenteration, minimally invasive surgery, ovarian remnant removal, robotic hysterectomy, sentinel node biopsy, endometriosis, germ cell tumor, adnexal tumors, fallopian tube cancer, cancer, endometrial cancer, ovarian cyst, ovarian cancer, cancer during pregnancy, cervical cancer, ectopic pregnancy, cervical dysplasia, ovarian remnant syndrome, vulvar cancer, peritoneal cancer, uterine fibroid mayoclinic.org

  • ovarian remnant syndrome: pelvic pain due to leftover ovarian tissue following the removal of the ovaries and fallopian tubes. ovarian remnant syndrome can cause cyclic pain and pressure on the vagina, rectum, bladder, and ureter. the ovarian remnants may be removable with laparoscopy. a qualified gynecologist familiar with the condition should be consulted. medicinenet.com

  • a long bone is a bone that has a shaft and 2 ends and is longer than it is wide. long bones have a thick outside layer of compact bone and an inner medullary cavity containing bone marrow. the ends of a long bone contain spongy bone and an epiphyseal line. the epiphyseal line is a remnant of an area that contained hyaline cartilage that grew during childhood to lengthen the bone. all of the bones in the arms and legs, except the patella, and bones of the wrist, and ankle, are long bones. medlineplus.gov

  • they note that both the positive margin in the first surgery and the absence of any remnant disease in the preoperative ct scan assessment support the accuracy of the pci assessment intra-operatively. thus, the authors chose to use the spl technique to complete crs and hipec, which was achieved with complete resection. medpagetoday.com

  • in patients with a unilateral nonpalpable testis, a descended testis that is larger than expected suggests an atrophic undescended testis; confirmation requires surgical intervention typically via diagnostic laparoscopy to seek an intra-abdominal testis or confirm testicular agenesis. however, scrotal or inguinal exploration is sometimes done if a testicular remnant distal to the internal inguinal ring is suspected. merckmanuals.com